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Tumblers Get 2016 off to a Successful Start

Deerness Gymnastics Academy tumblers got 2016 off to a successful start as its young tumblers competed in the Regional NDP (National Development Program) Championships last weekend, bringing 13 medals back to the club with nine of the gymnasts qualifying for the national semi-finals. The Regional championships were held in Hartlepool on Sunday 28 February when […]

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Tumblers Get 2016 Off To A Competitive Start

  Deerness Gymnastics Academy is hoping to get 2016 off to a competitive start as its young tumblers enter the Regional NDP (National Development Program) Championships this weekend. The regional championships are being held in Hartlepool on Sunday 28 February when 33 tumblers from Deerness will compete against other tumblers from the region to compete […]

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Another Sporting Accolade for Young Gymnast

​ Deerness Gymnastics Academy acrobat Finn Gavin has won a prestigious sporting accolade in Northumberland for the second time. The sports stars of Alnwick and district were honoured at a special awards night at the town’s Playhouse Theatre when fourteen trophies for sporting achievement in 2015 were handed out to individuals and teams in the […]

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Tumblers Celebrate 2015 Successes and Achievements

  A host of awards were given out last weekend to Deerness Gymnastics Academy Tumblers as the club celebrated its best and most improved tumblers of 2015 at its 9th Annual Presentation Evening. Nearly 300 gymnasts, coaches and tumblers gathered at Ramside Hall Hotel to see the tumblers receive recognition for their hard work and […]

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Another Amazing Year for Deerness Gymnastics Academy

  Highlights of 2015: • 3 Silver and 1 Bronze medal in World and European Championships • 22 gymnasts represented Great Britain on the international stage • 3 senior women medallists in acrobatics and tumbling • Head of acrobatics named as British Gymnastics Coach of the Year • 9 year old tumbler named as the […]

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Deerness Honoured Again at Local Heroes Awards

Deerness Gymnastics Academy was recognised once again at the annual Northern Echo Local Heroes Awards. Taking place at the Dolphin Centre in Darlington last week the awards the 16th year of the awards saw sports stars, enthusiasts and administrators from across the North-East honoured at a glittering ceremony. Mary Young won the Most Promising Newcomer award […]

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A Trio of Tumbling Silvers at the World Tumbling Championships

  Three tumblers from Deerness Gymnastics Academy have returned from the World Championships with a silver medal whilst competing for Great Britain. Rachel Davies, aged 17, from Langley Park became a senior world Silver medallist as Great Britain’s women’s senior tumbling team were crowned world silver medallists at the 2015 Trampoline, Tumbling & DMT World […]

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Tumblers Take Podium Places in the Loule Cup

Deerness tumblers competing for Great Britain in the 10th Loule Cup returned with Gold, Silver and Bronze medals in the international tournament that took place last month in Portugal. James Richardson took the Gold in the Under 13s category, with Matilda Hamilton taking the Silver as a Junior and it was a Bronze for Lauren […]

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Deerness Gymnasts Fly the Flag for their Club in Germany

  Twelve gymnasts from Deerness Gymnastics Academy competed in Germany last weekend flying the flag for their club in an international acrobatic competition. At the 16th International Gutenberg competition more than 300 athletes from 31 clubs from 5 different nations competed over three days. Competing for Deerness as a Men’s Group Steven Dixon, Paul Dixon, […]

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Gymnast Is Going For Gold

  A Deerness gymnastic gold medallist is hoping for glory at the upcoming Acrobatic World Championships 2016 in China next Spring, thanks to the assistance of a local charity group. The Rotary Club of Durham has presented Nathan Brady (17), a gold-medal-winning Acrobatic Gymnast from Esh Winning who trains at Deerness Gymnastics Academy in Ushaw […]

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